Pierre André LATREILLEJohn LEWIN, Wombat, Koala, and Potaroo Enlarge 1 /1

Pierre André LATREILLE

1762 – 1833

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England 1770 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1819

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  • Australia from 1800

Wombat, Koala, and Potaroo 1837
Collection Title: Cuvier, Georges. The animal kingdom, arranged according to its organization. London: G. Henderson,1834-1837
Page: Mammalia, plate 32
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 19.0 h x 10.4 w cm sheet 20.8 h x 12.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1404
Subject: Australia, Animal: Koala Australia, Animal: Kangaroo Australia, Animal: Wombat
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.